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Lindmeier climate change talk Nov. 5

Bob Lindmeier, chief meteorologist at Madison's WKOW-TV, will speak about "Climate Change: The Real Story" on Sunday, Nov. 5, at 1 p.m. at the Watertown Senior Center, 514 S. First Street. He will talk about the causes of climate change, its effects and what people can do about it. During his 37-plus years as an atmospheric scientist, Lindmeier has closely followed the issue of climate change. His presentation will cover how human are causing climate change, the many impacts of a changing climate, the overwhelming consensus in the scientific community, the need to put a price on carbon and what people can do to be part of the solution.

Lindmeier holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Meteorology from UW-Madison. He is a member of the American Meteorological Society and has the AMS Television Seal of Approval. He is a member of the Citizens' Climate Lobby, which advocates for a carbon fee and dividend solution to climate change. His appearance in Watertown is sponsored by the Jefferson County chapter of the Citizens' Climate Lobby.